From the mother ship this morning …
Local reaction to the new football uniforms. Some are excited, some are a little hesitant. Uniforms
In spite of recent struggles Tanner Mathis wanted to be at the plate in a game-winning situation against Alabama. Mike Bianco wanted him there too.
The sweep of Alabama in which Ole Miss had some very timely hitting has not spurred the Rebels to greater offensive success in mid-week losses to Memphis and Southern Miss in which they’ve totaled one run.
That’s something the Rebels will try to change at Tennessee this week.
Part of Mathis’ struggles have had to do with a change in approach at the plate. Coaches were trying to get him to pull more balls to right field. These days he’s looking more to left field again.
The SEC men’s tennis tournament begins today in Oxford as Alabama and Arkansas play. Ole Miss gets the winner tomorrow. The Rebels are getting their top player back closer to full health.